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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by TJRuschetti, Mar 8, 2016.

  1. TJRuschetti

    TJRuschetti New Egg

    Mar 8, 2016
    Great info here! I am relearning about raising chickens. Grew up on a small farm and raised chickens in 4-H, but that was 30+ years ago. Just got 7 RIR pullets. Waiting months for eggs is gonna be torture!
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - i know what you mean about waiting for that first egg!

    If you check out the Learning Centre, you'll find a whole host of resources on all things chicken, even if you are an experienced chicken keeper.


    Your state thread is worth joining as you will get to know other BYC members in your area (https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread). In fact, the search box should become your best friend [​IMG] Lastly but by no means least, the members here are amazing - very friendly and helpful, so if you need an answer to a question or simply want some reassurance that what you are doing is ok, then post away - we all help each other out here at BYC.

    All the best
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! It's great to hear you a have got back into keeping chickens :clap I'm sure it will all come flooding back once you get back into the swing of things. If not please do ask any questions, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Waiting for those first eggs sure can seem to take an age but when you find those little treasures it's sure worth it.

    Wishing you the very best of luck with your new pullets. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Glad you joined the Backyard chickens flock, [​IMG]

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